SharePoint 2016 Preview Release Now Available

Microsoft has made available for download the first preview release of SharePoint 2016.  The download.  The SharePoint 2016 IT Preview release, as it has been called, is now available to installed.

SharePoint Server 2016 IT Preview has been designed, developed, and tested with the Microsoft Software as a Service (SaaS) strategy at its core. Drawing extensively from that experience, SharePoint Server 2016 IT Preview is designed to help you achieve new levels of reliability and performance and empower users while meeting their demands for greater business mobility.

Microsoft has also provided:

These are documents just posted today that describe the new features and installation steps for this new version of SharePoint.